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RAIL 0120 - Canadian Rail Operating Rules Recertification

Railway Part-time Studies Course

School of Transportation

Course Details

This course is designed for those working in the railway industry (conductors, locomotive engineers, yard supervisors). The course will provide railroaders a review of the Canadian Rail Operating Rules (CROR) that governs federally regulated railway operations in Canada and a review of the Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act and Regulations (focusing on their impact on Canadian railways).


Previous CROR card (TDG included).





Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 83058

Mon Feb 10 - Fri Feb 14 5 Days

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Feb 10 - Feb 14 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 14:30 AIC Rm. 2646



Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim




  1. Prerequisite: Previous CROR card (TDG included). This course is held at BCIT Annacis Island Campus.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Review and explain Canadian Railway Operating Rules (including signals, OCS, CTC and Interlocking)
  • Review and explain Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act and Regulations

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2015

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